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  1. rockdoc11 replied to the thread Rickenbacker 4003 Schaller Strap locks.

    Unless there is some temperature physics phenomenon I don't know about, your basses will get just as cold in their cases in your attic...

    Oct 27, 2020 at 9:36 PM
  2. rockdoc11 liked DirtDog's post in the thread If you're waiting out COVID-19 before gigging out again (as I am),.

    We've completely de-prioritized gigs as a way for us to make music together. I don't miss any of the pros of gigging (as few as they...

    Oct 27, 2020 at 5:05 PM
  3. rockdoc11 liked hrodbert696's post in the thread If you're waiting out COVID-19 before gigging out again (as I am),.

    I've done a couple of outdoor gigs this fall. One group has a farmer's market thing, an hour unpaid just to get out, on Saturday...

    Oct 27, 2020 at 5:04 PM
  4. rockdoc11 liked delta7fred's post in the thread If you're waiting out COVID-19 before gigging out again (as I am),.

    Our guitarist is 62 with a greatly reduced immune system after several bouts of chemo. He's been told not to mix with people for the...

    Oct 27, 2020 at 5:04 PM
  5. rockdoc11 replied to the thread If you're waiting out COVID-19 before gigging out again (as I am),.

    Since my band (classic soul/funk/disco) largely shut down in mid-March, I've done three outdoor gigs: two private parties and one public...

    Oct 26, 2020 at 3:21 PM
  6. rockdoc11 liked Dr. Cheese's post in the thread I think I am finally a mature player..

    Yesterday, I took my youngest daughter and her friend to Six Flags St. Louis. I let them go off and ride while I literally sat and...

    Oct 26, 2020 at 12:05 AM
  7. rockdoc11 liked jim chapman's post in the thread Tutmarc basses.

    I know an extremely rare original Tutmarc bass came to light and was sold last year. I have a small vintage gear museum and would have...

    Oct 25, 2020 at 8:24 PM
  8. rockdoc11 liked catcauphonic's post in the thread If you're waiting out COVID-19 before gigging out again (as I am),.

    All this ^ it may not be a good time to play out, but it can be a good time to prepare if done proper. Mask your mug and dress warm to...

    Oct 25, 2020 at 8:05 PM
  9. rockdoc11 liked Pet Sounds's post in the thread If you're waiting out COVID-19 before gigging out again (as I am),.

    This was an interesting topic before it got derailed by a couple of "let the older people die so I'm not inconvenienced" types.

    Oct 25, 2020 at 8:03 PM
  10. rockdoc11 liked Rip Van Dan's post in the thread If you're waiting out COVID-19 before gigging out again (as I am),.

    I had the one gig at the end of June and it about scared my wife out of her wits. I asked here how she'd feel about it ahead of time and...

    Oct 25, 2020 at 8:03 PM
  11. rockdoc11 liked Fairmont's post in the thread If you're waiting out COVID-19 before gigging out again (as I am),.

    Ouch. 2022 is a long time. I teach while wearing a mask all day long. I'm not anti-mask at all (and always wear one around others and...

    Oct 25, 2020 at 8:02 PM
  12. rockdoc11 liked Jefenator's post in the thread If you're waiting out COVID-19 before gigging out again (as I am),.

    Depends a lot on the ensemble. Some solo performers who do wineries seem to be working more than last year! With their ample outdoor...

    Oct 25, 2020 at 3:10 PM
  13. rockdoc11 liked mstillman's post in the thread If you're waiting out COVID-19 before gigging out again (as I am),.

    If you haven't already, consider that even when an effective vaccine is available it'll be several months before even the majority of...

    Oct 24, 2020 at 1:42 PM
  14. rockdoc11 liked Seanto's post in the thread If you're waiting out COVID-19 before gigging out again (as I am),.

    I've done a handful of outdoor gigs this year, but now that is it getting cold outside that won't be an option until the spring. Due to...

    Oct 24, 2020 at 1:41 PM
  15. rockdoc11 liked CallMeAl's post in the thread If you're waiting out COVID-19 before gigging out again (as I am),.

    I was on an “outdoor only” policy this summer. Played 6 gigs, bunch of rehearsals and jams in July-Oct. Realistically, that will be my...

    Oct 24, 2020 at 1:40 PM

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